A History of English Criminal Law and its Administration from 1750. Vol. 1: The Movement for Reform. Vol. 2: The Enforcement of the Law. Vol. 3: The Reform of the Police. Vol. 4. Grappling For Control

A History of English Criminal Law and its Administration from 1750. Vol. 1: The Movement for Reform. Vol. 2: The Enforcement of the Law. Vol. 3: The Reform of the Police. Vol. 4. Grappling For Control

RADZINOWICZ, Sir Leon; HOOD, Roger

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Topics such as: capital punishment; the principles of punishment; the reform of criminal law; the police and police reform; moral regeneration; Jeremy Bentham and utilitarians; crowd control; the roots of crime; the evolution of crime; the convict system; distributing justice; etc. Bibliography, tables of cases and statutes, index. 5 vol. set may cost more to ship depending on your location; please contact us re shipping before ordering.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Stevens & Sons
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1948-68
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    4 vols.: xxiii, 853; xv, 751; xv, 688; viii, 492 p. 26 cm. Black cloth hardcovers in mylar-covered dustjackets. Jacket of 4th volume missing. Vol. 1 has large chip from bottom of jacket's front panel and faded spine. Some chipping to jacket edges, esp. spine heads. All front flaps price-clipped. Small bookseller's labels on front pastedowns of first three volumes. Ink signature on all four front free endpapers.